Where software development meets entrepreneurship Software dev + entrepreneurship
The DEVpreneur is a podcast for software developers and technical entrepreneurs (i.e. makers). It is hosted by Charlie Reese and Tom Zaragoza (founder of Vocalmatic), two entrepreneurs / software developers (DEVpreneurs). They discuss topics where entrepreneurship and software development intersect.
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Episodes:

27: Weekly Standup: Growth Hacks and CSV Uploads
2020-04-19 | 20 minutes

Charlie and Tom talk about what software, products, ideas, and interests they spent time on this week as DEVpreneurs. In this episode, Tom talks about new Vocalmatic growth hacks, and Charlie talks about releasing Clientelify bulk CSV text message creation.

26: Weekly Standup: Subdomains and Sales Calls
2020-03-15 | 15 minutes

Charlie and Tom talk about what software, products, ideas, and interests they spent time on this week as DEVpreneurs.

25: Weekly Standup: Tom's New SEO Course For Founders
2020-02-16 | 23 minutes

Charlie and Tom talk about what software, products, ideas, and interests they spent time on this week as a DEVpreneur. Tom also tells us about his new SEO course for founders bootstrapping their products!

24: Weekly Standup: Ben Weiler's Coaching App
2020-02-01 | 41 minutes

Ben Weiler tells us about Coachable, his web app for coaching and athlete development. Tune in to hear Ben's journey!

23: Weekly Standup: Daniel Miller's E-Sports App
2020-01-06 | 28 minutes

Daniel "Dan-the-man" Miller talks to Charlie and Tom about what software, products, ideas, and interests he spent time on this week as a DEVpreneur. Tune in to hear about his e-sports project E-Spotlight.

22: Weekly Standup: New Customers and Features
2019-12-13 | 27 minutes

Charlie and Tom discuss what software, products, ideas, and interests they spent time on this week as DEVpreneurs. Topics this week include Charlie's first users for Clientelify and Tom's new product (under development) Vocalmatic Teams.

21: Weekly Standup: Finishing Clientelify and Terminal Twitter
2019-11-29 | 15 minutes

Charlie and Tom discuss what software, products, ideas, and interests they spent time on this week as DEVpreneurs. Topics this week include Tom's online course pursuits, Charlie finishing v1 of Clientelify, and using Twitter from our terminals.

20: Weekly Standup: Google Auth for Growth
2019-11-25 | 23 minutes

Charlie and Tom discuss what software, products, ideas, and interests they spent time on this week as DEVpreneurs

19: A week in the life of a devpreneur
2019-11-07 | 41 minutes

Charlie and Tom discuss what software, products, ideas, and interests they spent time on this week as devpreneurs

18: Why we use long form content for personal branding
2019-11-03 | 9 minutes

Charlie and Tom discuss the benefit of creating and sharing long form content for personal branding.

17: How to start an information security consulting business
2019-10-25 | 20 minutes

Charlie, Tom, and Itai discuss how Itai Marongwe started Grey Waters Information Security, an information security consulting business

16: How to get into Trending on BetaList
2019-10-17 | 15 minutes

Charlie and Tom discuss how Clientelify was able to get into the trending list on BetaList (two days after it was originally listed). They talk about what your BetaList application should include, what channels were used to promote Clientelify during its launch on BetaList, and the results of the BetaList launch.

15: How to rank on the first page of Google results using YouTube
2019-10-10 | 9 minutes

Charlie and Tom discuss how you can rank on the first page of Google results by creating YouTube videos matching certain search queries.

14: Launching our new SaaS projects
2019-10-01 | 20 minutes

Charlie and Tom discuss plans to launch MicroSaasFounder and Clientelify. Charlie also talks about two open source software projects he recently released, blog_boi and terra_boi.

13: Growing Vocalmatic to 10,000 organic visitors / month
2019-09-13 | 32 minutes

Charlie and Tom discuss how Tom grew Vocalmatic, an automatic transcription SaaS business, to 10k organic visitors per month.

12: Why we want to be DEVpreneurs
2019-09-05 | 20 minutes

Charlie and Tom discuss why being a DEVpreneur (i.e. software developer and entrepreneur) is appealing to them.

11: Looking for a business idea? Start with a problem
2019-08-29 | 15 minutes

Charlie and Tom discuss why you should look for a business problem instead of a business idea.

10: Best software framework for building a SaaS product
2019-08-25 | 19 minutes

Charlie and Tom discuss what you should consider when choosing software framework(s) and language(s) for your next SaaS product.

9: Steal our idea - tree planting as a service
2019-08-15 | 18 minutes

Charlie and Tom come up with a business idea on the spot for you to consider / steal. The idea (in the forestry industry) is tree planting as a service.

8: Startups - here for a good time and a long time
2019-08-13 | 16 minutes

Charlie and Tom discuss how (famous) entrepreneurs typically take a long time to become successful.

7: How to validate your startup idea
2019-08-01 | 20 minutes

Charlie and Tom discuss how to quickly validate your startup idea before talking to potential customers.

6: Talk to your customers first
2019-07-29 | 11 minutes

Charlie and Tom discuss why you should talk to your customers before you start building your product.

5: Why B2B > B2C
2019-07-27 | 11 minutes

Charlie and Tom discuss why you should build a product for businesses (vs consumers) as a default.

4: DEVpreneurs we look up to
2019-07-22 | 18 minutes

Charlie and Tom discuss DEVpreneurs they look up to, like David Heinemeier Hansson (DHH) and Patrick McKenzie (patio11).

3: How to estimate your project's timeline
2019-07-19 | 13 minutes

Charlie and Tom discuss how they estimate the timeline of software development projects they work on.

2: How we generate business ideas
2019-07-15 | 16 minutes

Charlie and Tom discuss how they think of new business ideas / problems worth solving.

1: Intro and 3 biggest misconceptions
2019-07-09 | 27 minutes

Charlie Reese and Tom Zaragoza introduce themselves. They then talk about the three biggest misconceptions they have encountered in tech pertaining to software development / product management / entrepreneurship.